Councils accused of hypocrisy over diesel after 91.6% of fleets found to run on the fuel


Local authorities have been accused of hypocrisy after it was found that councils are punishing members of the public for driving diesel vehicles
A remarkable mission: On track at Race of Remembrance 2019

On track at remarkable Race of Remembrance


Last weekend, saw the sixth Race of Remembrance, an event that helps support injured military servicemen and women.
Volvo C30 interior driving

Car seat back pain forcing one in three off work


Sub-par car seats are a real pain for UK car users, with one-in-three saying they've taken time off work with car seat-caused back pain.
Acoustic cameras UK trials

Acoustic cameras clampdown on illegal noisy cars


Tests have begun of new noise camera technology that is designed to detect vehicles that exceed legal noise limits.
Scented candles

Scented candles 'more polluting' than busy roads


New research suggests that a burning a scented candle at home can expose you to more harmful emissions than standing next to a busy road.
Why is my car covered in Saharan sand?

Why is my car covered in dusty deposits?


The warmest Easter Monday on record brought not only temperatures reaching 25C (77F) but also mysterious deposits of dust that covered cars.
Airbubbl in-car air purifier review by Will Dron for Driving.co.uk at The Sunday Times

Reviewed: Airbubbl, a new in-car air purifier


A new air purifier for cars could help protect drivers and passengers from the effects of polluted air. We get hands-on with the Airbubbl.
Optometrists call for mandatory eye tests for drives every 10 years

Call for mandatory eye tests for drivers


The Association of Optometrists has called for drivers to take mandatory eye tests every 10 years to ensure they're fit to return to the road.
Nottingham City Council becomes latest to propose car engine idling fine

Nottingham proposes engine-idling fine


The City Council in Nottingham could become the latest to introduce a penalty for drivers who leave their car engines running.
Buy your car before April 1 to avoid tax change shock, advise experts

Neutral fuel strategy calls as diesel declines


Car sales in June fell by 3.5% compared with the same period last year as buyers continue to shun diesel vehicles.
Reader Letters: VW diesel battle, in-car fumes, LED roads, used car praise and jargon busting

Reader Letters: VW battles and jargon busting


I hear 40,000 UK Volkswagen diesel owners have launched a legal action in relation to the “defeat device” on their cars: the “fix” has...
Leaded petrol reduces intelligence decades later

Leaded petrol reduces intelligence decades later


People exposed to high levels of leaded petrol as children are still suffering from lower intelligence 30 years later...
Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’

Diesel ‘doubles risk of dementia’


New evidence has emerged to show that diesel pollution can double the risk of getting dementia and may be responsible for as many as a fifth of c